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History of Political Economy (2012) 44 (1): 1–40.
Published: 01 March 2012
... . Review of The Economics of Discrimination , by Becker Gary . Social Problems 6 ( 3 ): 279 – 80 . Arrow Kenneth J. 1972 . “ Some Mathematical Models of Race Discrimination in the Labor Market .” In Racial Discrimination in Economic Life , edited by Pascal A. H. . Lexington...
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History of Political Economy (2022) 54 (S1): 193–220.
Published: 01 December 2022
... labor market discrimination Civil rights and feminist movements in the United States in the 1960s and 1970s brought issues of race- and gender-based discrimination to the forefront of social consciousness, and economists responded. They responded with increased attention to issues of representation...
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History of Political Economy (2022) 54 (S1): 221–257.
Published: 01 December 2022
... themselves as representatives of the American Association of University Women testifying in their organizational capacity rather than as experts on labor markets or discrimination. And virtually no social scientific research was cited by any of the labor leaders, business groups, or feminists who testified...
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History of Political Economy (1990) 22 (4): 611–627.
Published: 01 November 1990
... several customary themes of Chicago economics, especially the human capital explanation for racial economic differences. He minimized the con- temporary role of labor-market discrimination in a manner similar to Sowell’s tendency to do the same today. In the posthumous 1964 essay, Harris wrote...
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History of Political Economy (2021) 53 (2): 313–345.
Published: 01 April 2021
... the surrounding political and polemical context of its writing and publication. Our article contributes to recent scholarship on the history of the complex relationships between conservatism and free-market ideas. It also provides a case study in the history of economic thought on discrimination and minorities...
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History of Political Economy (1971) 3 (1): 208–223.
Published: 01 March 1971
.... HOOKS * LARDNER ON MONOPOLY PRICE DISCRIMINATION 213 When the price of an article in the market of consumption is reduced . . . the demand for it is increased: lst, by enabling former consumers to use it more freely...
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History of Political Economy (1994) 26 (2): 297–325.
Published: 01 June 1994
.... New York: Wiley. Arrow , Kenneth J. 1972 . Models of Job Discrimination, and Some Mathematical Models of Race in the Labor Market. In Racial Discrimination in Economic Life, edited by A. H. Pascal. Lexington: Lexington Books. Arrow , Kenneth J. 1974 . Limited Knowledge and Economic...
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History of Political Economy (2009) 41 (Suppl_1): 149–160.
Published: 01 December 2009
... to be hesitant about the validity of the mar- ginal productivity theory of distribution when we move in the reverse direction—from the micro level to the macro. Discrimination and its oppo- site, nepotism, in labor markets lead to conditions where phenotypically (or otherwise superfi cially) differentiated...
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History of Political Economy (2021) 53 (5): 799–832.
Published: 01 October 2021
... theory and in economic life. References Abbot, Edith. 1905. Review of Women in the Printing Trades: A Sociological Study by J. Ramsay MacDonald. Journal of Political Economy 13, no. 2: 229 303. Arrow, Kenneth J. 1971. Some Models of Racial Discrimination in the Labor Market. Santa Monica: RAND...
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History of Political Economy (1979) 11 (1): 174–177.
Published: 01 March 1979
... of human knowledge Book reviews 175 than economic science (pp. 2-3). After making this familiar dichotomy, Rob- bins gives an overview of the Classical system: division of labor and ex- change, order and harmony arising spontaneously from...
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History of Political Economy (2021) 53 (2): 347–355.
Published: 01 April 2021
... Chapone, Maria Edgeworth, Mary Wollstonecraft, Mary Hays, Priscilla Wakefield, and Mary Anne Radcliffe. The author, Joanna Rostek, shows that texts on domestic economy of the period did not question the ideology of separate spheres, which was applied also to the labor market. However, she found writers...
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History of Political Economy (1990) 22 (3): 443–463.
Published: 01 September 1990
... situation led to inven- tions and not vice versa. Then with the expansion of markets, and the extension of the division of labor, the welfare of each man 446 History of Political Economy 22:3 (1990) became increasingly dependent on an increasing number of “for- eigners.” Common interests...
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History of Political Economy (1985) 17 (2): 330–332.
Published: 01 June 1985
..., governments, and entrenched institutions play the cru- cial roles. Furthermore, in place of Adam Smith’s natural system of liberty, the PKI’s begin with Karl Polanyi’s social interventionism. That is, instead of view- ing the market system as self-regulating 2I la Adam Smith, PKI’s view it as self...
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History of Political Economy (2022) 54 (S1): 1–15.
Published: 01 December 2022
... economists is also of interest. Sometimes that knowledge involves a close look at the economic experiences of women, often but not always in the paid and unpaid labor markets. All the contributions here examine these topics to a greater or lesser extent. “A Historical Portrait of Female Economists...
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History of Political Economy (1974) 6 (3): 324–342.
Published: 01 September 1974
... structures and move- ments in aggregate price levels as well. Arthur R. Bums’ The Decline of Competition60 had a marked im- pact on academic and public opinion. Surveying industrial practices (including price leadership, market sharing, price stabilization, price discrimination...
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History of Political Economy (2022) 54 (S1): 259–282.
Published: 01 December 2022
... earnings, the labor market consequences of teenage pregnancy, and the demand for abortion by unmarried teenagers. For Kate, this was personal, and it began only after it became clear that she was an “unwed mother” who was challenging norms related to paid and unpaid work. It is entirely possible...
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History of Political Economy (2013) 45 (2): 187–221.
Published: 01 June 2013
.... “Such displacement is not by accident. The expectation of the job was based on discrimination, monopoly, or market failure, and should not have existed in the first place” (1577). Arnold Plant, with his interest in racial prejudice in the labor market, was already in post when Lewis arrived at LSE...
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History of Political Economy (1985) 17 (2): 332–333.
Published: 01 June 1985
...Edward J. O'Boyle Lester K. Little. Ithaca, New York: Cornell University Press, 1983. Pp. 267. $8.95. Copyright © 1985 by Duke University Press 1985 332 History of Political Economy 17:2 (1985) tracing out clearly the workings of the market, Smith, Myersclaims, showed how...
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History of Political Economy (1976) 8 (3): 437.
Published: 01 September 1976
...) of original articles and reviews dealing with the economic doctrines inspired by British troubles in factor markets for labor service, and in the areas of public finance and international trade. Jha’s findings are twofold: Marshall’s followers produced “little of pure theory” (p. xi...
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History of Political Economy (2011) 43 (3): 591–605.
Published: 01 September 2011
... of Ricardo’s Principles, “On Wages,” to verify my assertion. (232) This is a statement whose demand and supply “language” would need no excuse at all, if Professor Blaug, with scholarly discrimination, had speci- fied as “classical” the labor demand and supply he there refers to. In fact, as I had...